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Meaning of PREFERENTIAL

Pronunciation:  `prefu'renshul

 
WordNet Dictionary
 
 Definition: 
[adj]  manifesting partiality; "a discriminatory tax"; "preferential tariff rates"; "preferential treatment"; "a preferential shop gives priority or advantage to union members in hiring or promoting"
 

PREFERENTIAL is a 12 letter word that starts with P.

 

 Synonyms: advantageous, discriminatory
 

 

 

Webster's 1913 Dictionary
 
 Definition: 
\Pref`er*en"tial\, a.
Giving, indicating, or having a preference or precedence; as,
a preferential claim; preferential shares.

 

 

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